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memory availability !

Masoud Nahali
masoudnahali@gmail.com



Hi

Although issues concern memory usage well discussed in the following link I am confused about
the available memory depends on number of CPUs and type of windows operating systems or not ?!


http://classic.chem.msu.su/cgi-bin/ceilidh.exe/gran/gamess/forum/?C34df668afbHW-6911-1138+00.htm


Let's see a comparison between Win 7 and Win server 2008R2 using FF8.0.0(r23):

Using "MWORDS=250" for both of the following systems I get different messages:

1. Win 7, 64 bit, 8 Gig RAM available, intel corei7, running on 8 cores:

output message:
250,000,000 words of memory UNAVAILABLE !!
Fatal error in mem init, error code =1455

2. Win server 2008R2, 64 bit, 6 Gig RAM available, AMD AM3, running on 4 cores:

output message:
250,000,000 words of memory AVAILABLE !! and running successfully

I appreciate any comment in advance to understand the issue clearly and solve it for the item 1. Best Wishes


                                                                           Ciao, m

                                                                       



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Masoud Nahali
International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA)
Babol University of Technology (NIT)
masoud.nahali@gmail.com
alum.sharif.edu/~m_nahali
 





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